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Firsthand The Woman Who Joined the Taliban

Beverley Giesbrecht was a successful Canadian publishing executive and devout Christian living near Vancouver, before the events of September 11 changed her life forever. Within seven months Beverley had converted to Islam and was on a path that would lead to her kidnapping and disappearance in the Taliban heartlands.
  • 2015
  • 00:44:04
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 10/29/2015

News in Review - May 2006 Iraq Rescue: Two Canadians are Freed

On March 23, 2006, British and American soldiers stormed a house in Baghdad and rescued three Christian peace activists. The three men, including two Canadians, James Loney and Harmeet Singh Sooden, had been kidnapped and held as hostages for almost four months. A fourth member of the group was killed by the kidnappers two weeks before the others were rescued. ...
  • 2006
  • 00:14:42
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/2006

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News in Review - December 1990 The Canadian Hostages

This report on Canada's role in the Gulf Crisis focuses on the plight of Canadian hostages held in Iraq and the attempts made to have them released.
  • 1990
  • 00:11:56
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/1990

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News in Review - September 1990 The Persian Gulf Crisis

The events of the Persian Gulf Crisis are reviewed in context of the politics and history of the Middle East.
  • 1990
  • 00:15:18
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/1990

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